Other Common Causes of Chest Pain
Nursing CE Course of the Week: Other Common Causes of Chest Pain
Contact Hours: 1.0
“Good clear descriptions of other causes of chest pain with good review questions and final questions.”
Course Description: This module provides an overview of other common causes of chest pain, including (but not limited to) those that are non-cardiac in nature.
- Differentiate non-cardiac causes of chest pain, including pulmonary embolus, pericarditis, heart valve anomalies, pneumonia, musculoskeletal chest wall pain, chest trauma, GERD, pancreatitis, GI pain, drug abuse and anxiety
- Describe the symptoms associated with each cause of chest pain